I'm a Staff Software Engineer at Airbnb, leading teams to build high-quality, delightful UIs. I'm enthusiastic about open source and fostering globally distributed, async teams.
Some things about me:
- Passionate about open source and quality software
- Believe in the power of simplicity: making complex systems easy to understand is an art
- Over a decade of experience in tech, from startups to big tech companies like Google and Lyft
- Core team member of OpenAPI toolchain and specification; built Swagger Editor and helped the OpenAPI ecosystem thrive
- Advocate for a collaborative culture, with an emphasis on mentorship and professional growth
- Inventor with a patent in "Simulated Testing of APIs"
What I love outside work:
- Avid traveler and hiker
- Community builder, focused on inclusivity and belonging
- Electronic music enthusiast, both as a listener and creator
- Culinary explorer, introducing people to the richness of Persian culture through my cooking
I'm happily employed and not seeking new job opportunities. For everything else, feel free to connect with me on LinkedIn.